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Fauna Luxury Hostel
2.5 out of 5
del Edificio Municipal de Escazú 150mts, Antiguo Hotel Beacon, Escazu
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The price is $9 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (252 reviews)

"This used to be a beautiful hotel but it has been neglected. It’s unfortunate because the architecture and structure is still there."…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

Fauna Luxury Hostel
Real InterContinental Costa Rica at Multiplaza Mall
4.5 out of 5
In Front of Multiplaza Shopping, Escazu, San Jose
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The price is $136 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (401 reviews)

"Everything It Was Excellent!!! The Room Service Was Great!!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020

Real InterContinental Costa Rica at Multiplaza Mall
Barceló San José
4 out of 5
Autopista General Canas 3km, El Robledal - La Uruca, San Jose, San Jose
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4.4/5Excellent! (1,211 reviews)

"The hotel is exceptionally well maintained inside and out. It is located in a rather nondescript location just off the Hwy which makes it rather noisy all day. The staff is very warm and welcoming; however they should be more fluent in English (I assume English speaking persons are their majority ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2020

Barceló San José
Hotel Presidente - San Jose City Center, Costa Rica
3.5 out of 5
Avenida Central, Calle 7, San Jose, San Jose
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The price is $86 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (996 reviews)

"The restaurant on the 4th floor was excellent. The staff was very helpful."…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

Hotel Presidente - San Jose City Center, Costa Rica
Hotel Colonial
3 out of 5
Calle 11, Avenidas 2 y 6, San Jose, San Jose
The price is $55 per night
3.9/5Good! (118 reviews)

"Location was great, staff was great, u couldn't want anything more."…"

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2020

Hotel Colonial
Salto Angel Inn and Lounge
De la casa Matute Gomez 200 mts este 50, mts sur, sobre avenida 10 San José, San Jose, San Jose
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Salto Angel Inn and Lounge
Sheraton San Jose Hotel, Costa Rica
4 out of 5
Route 27, 350 Metros West of Multiplaza Mall, Guachipelin, San Jose
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The price is $87 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (711 reviews)

"Pool was close. Unfortunately didn’t know and was quite disappointing"…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Sheraton San Jose Hotel, Costa Rica
Studio Hotel Boutique
4 out of 5
50 meters North of the Red Cross, Santa Ana, San Jose
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The price is $84 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,206 reviews)

"AC not working had to change room. The main elevator didn't go to the parking lot had to take stairs"…"

Reviewed on May 25, 2020

Studio Hotel Boutique
Hotel Luisiana
3.5 out of 5
100 west and 400 south from Cruz Roja, Santa Ana, San Jose
The price is $30 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (1,062 reviews)

"Spacious room - we had a king bed and big bathroom."…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

Hotel Luisiana
Residence Inn by Marriott San Jose Escazu
3.5 out of 5
Ave Escazu Complex, Prospero Fernandez Hwy, Escazu, San Jose
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The price is $99 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (291 reviews)

"Walkable area location is excellent to a lot of amenities"…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott San Jose Escazu
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Chinatown, San José, San Jose Hotel Guide

Chinatown, San José is an area in San Jose, an important city in Costa Rica. From Chinatown, San José, the action of downtown San Jose lies 0.4 miles to the northwest.

San Jose's many fabulous tourist attractions include the Parque Nacional, the National Museum and the Jade Museum.

San Jose features a number of places to visit in and around Chinatown, San José, including the National Center of Art and Culture and the National Theater.

If you'd like to find a place to sleep that is within a close proximity to Parque Nacional, you're simply spoiled for choice in Chinatown, San José. Compare the amenities and rates at the Hotel Grano de Oro, Hotel Presidente - San Jose City Center, Costa Rica, Park Inn By Radisson San Jose, Hotel Dunn Inn and Radisson San Jose-Costa Rica.

You're certain to enjoy spending time at the vibrant campus of Universidad de Costa Rica, an institution of higher learning that is highly valued by its many students and the local community as a whole. At the end of a busy day, bunk down at a comfortable hotel nearby. The Hotel Casa Cambranes and Kaps Place are two great options. Your itinerary should include a visit to University of Costa Rica, a higher learning institution with a vibrant campus life. You can drop your bags and enjoy some shut-eye at the Hotel de La Cuesta and Cedar Cats Short Stay Apartments - Adults Only if you're thinking of visiting this sight.

Steaming coffee and indulgent treats bring Chinatown, San José locals to Cafê Lab CR. It's the perfect venues for an emergency break. The range of hearty meals at Cafe Sietes will fill up hungry travelers who prefer a sit-down meal. Pension Relax is a cozy local hangout to wind down with a refreshing beer once the sun goes down.

Accommodation options near Chinatown, San José

If you are looking for some alternative hotel options, be sure to explore Expedia's San Jose hotels guide. San Jose is located 0.4 miles to the northwest of central Chinatown, San José. You can also keep an eye out for a room in Barrio Dent, another San Jose suburb that's close-by

For those who would like to discover more about this place, check out Expedia's up-to-date San Jose vacation travel guide. And when you're ready to find a hotel, our San Jose hotels page is all you'll need.

Frequently asked questions

What's it like in Chinatown?
Chinatown is a neighborhood that travelers like for its shopping, restaurants, and bars. Book one of 2 hotels and other accommodations in Chinatown and start exploring everything Catedral has to offer.
Where is the best place to stay in Chinatown?
Based on our traveler data, Hotel Colonial is one of the top choices for your stay in Chinatown. This 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. It is located a short 7-minute walk from Morazan Park. Another good choice for your stay in the neighborhood is Salto Angel Inn and Lounge.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Chinatown, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of room reservations are refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your check-in date. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might still have the option to cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Enter dates in and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to get the top deals on offer in Chinatown.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Chinatown?
To find more details about changing or cancelling your trip to Chinatown, click here.
What can I see and do in this Catedral neighborhood?
Favorite places to visit in the surrounding area include Costa Rica National Stadium (Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica), Morazan Park, and Parque Nacional. When you’re sightseeing in Catedral, Sabana Park and Gold Museum (Museo de Oro) are also worth a stop.

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